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Bacteriology in British India : laboratory medicine and the tropics / Pratik Chakrabarti.
- Chakrabarti, Pratik
About this work
Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2012.
x, 304 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -283) and index.
Introduction : bacteriology in the tropics -- Bacteriology in India : a moral paradigm -- Moral geographies of tropical bacteriology -- Imperial laboratories and animal experiments -- "A land full of wild animals" : snakes, venoms, and imperial antidotes -- Pasteurian paradigm and vaccine research in India -- Pathogens and places : cholera research in the tropics -- Conclusion.
Where to find it
Location StatusHistory of MedicineFH.23.AA8-9 Open shelves